New Podcast Series Incite Innovation!

Incite Innovation is a podcast series designed to advance innovation leadership and inspire teams. Featuring Cheryl Perkins, it offers fresh insights and incisive guest interviews on key trends, practices, technologies, and ideas. Check out our first two episodes:
 
Episode 1 Collaborative Innovation, Partnerships, and Ecosystems for the Digital Age. How top companies build their networks to deliver complete customer experiences. Open innovation has grown up; what does it take to win today – and in the future?
 
Episode 2 Balancing Long-Term Growth with Short-Term Profits. How to make the business case; what to do when torn between big bets with high growth potential and maintaining the ‘bread and butter.’

Webinar: What is Open Innovation?

Join Cheryl Perkins for an introduction to this powerful approach to innovation and growth! Orignal Air Date: 11 Oct 2007 This is the first in a series of Webinars that will provide a toolbox targeted at senior leaders to ensure success of a company’s open innovation efforts. The toolbox will range from models, processes and

Cheryl Perkins featured speaker at 13th Annual Innovation Immersion event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Appleton, Wis. (October 15, 2007) — Cheryl Perkins, Founder and President of Innovationedge and former Chief Innovation Officer of Kimberly-Clark will share best practices on how companies should organize for innovation during this year’s 13th Annual Innovation Convergence Innovation Immersion: “The 360 Degree Innovation Experience.”The event is October 15-17 at the Caleo

Global Innovation Exchange 2007 – Your Computer!

Learn the latest in global innovation best practices – entirely from your computer!  The Global Innovation Exchange 2007 virtual conference is a groundbreaking online event focused on collaboratively sharing and diffusing innovation insights, strategies and next practices from around the world.  Learn about emerging innovation models, tools and approaches from leading experts from Johnson & Johnson,

Cheryl Perkins to share how Open Innovation bridges product development with competitive intelligence at Madison conference

  For Immediate Release   (Madison, Wis.) September 17, 2007 — Cheryl Perkins, Founder and President of Innovationedge and former Chief Innovation Officer for Kimberly-Clark will share her Open Innovation expertise at the upcoming PDMA/SCIP conference in Madison, Wis., titled, “Product Development and the Role that Competitive & Market Knowledge Can Play in Product Innovation.” 

Cheryl Perkins to facilitate Innovation-Driven Growth forum at Consumer Goods Technology conference in Miami

(Miami) September 2007 — How are successful corporations sparking innovation and driving growth? On September 25, Innovationedge Founder and President Cheryl Perkins brings together a panel of industry experts for “Innovation-Driven Growth,” an exciting sharing of insights on how some of the world’s leading consumer goods executives reshaped innovation and transformed their businesses to create

Pure Insight Webinar Series — Location: Your Desktop

Do you know how to deploy open innovation at your company? Do you know what leading companies have done to establish successful open innovation efforts? Cheryl Perkins and Innovationedge will team up with Mike Docherty of Venture2 to present this exciting Webinar series on Open Innovation. Join us online for our introductory presentation October 11  (11

The Front End of Innovation-Cincinnati

Those who successfully navigate the fuzzy front end of innovation give us many clues into what works and what doesn’t. Cheryl is the keynote speaker for this year’s Tri-State PDMA conference titled, “The Front End of Innovation.” The event is October 18 in Cincinnati. Cheryl shares her expertise on a strategic change formula that will enable

PDMA-Wisconsin: The Intersection of Product Development with Competitive Intelligence-Madison

Join Cheryl Perkins for this one-day innovation workshop and panel discussion featuring innovation leaders from Motorola, Kimberly-Clark, Rockwell Collins Avionics, Viasys NeuroCare, Cardinal Health, Bou-matic and Applied Marketing Concepts. The event will be held in Madison, Wisc., hosted by the Product Development & Management Association’s Wisconsin Chapter. Topics include Business Intelligence and New Product Development, Working the Squares

Jeff Lindsay Joins the Innovationedge Team

(Appleton, Wis.) August 13, 2007 — Jeffrey D. Lindsay, Ph.D., a leading researcher and expert in Intellectual Asset law and strategy, is joining the Innovationedge team. As Director of Solutions Development, Lindsay will work with inventors from all over the world to bring their new-to-the-world solutions to market including products, services and new business models. He will leverage his expertise to align the solutions and their intellectual assets to the strategic business goals of each inventor.